Hasan Sait  Ōlmez

Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences


    B.Sc. Istanbul Technical University, 1983 M.S.E. University of Michigan (USA), 1985 Ph.D. MIT (USA), 1991

Work Experience

    Sabancı University, Faculty Member, 2002-present Sabancı University, Business Development Consultant, 2001-2002 Kilimnet Information and Communications Technologies, Co-founder, 1996-2001 Bilkent University, Faculty Member, 1994-1996 TÜBİTAK-SAGE, Consultant, 1994-1995 MIT, Research Associate, 1991-1994 MIT, Research Assistant, 1986-1991

Areas of Interest

  • Theoretical and numerical hydrodynamics, Experimental hydrodynamics
  • Numerical techniques in nonlinear wave mechanics, Remote sensing of water waves
  • Wave-turbulence interaction, Surfactant effects on wave dissipation
  • Data networking and security, E-commerce applications
  • Hydrodynamic aspects of yacht design, Hull design in high-speed boats


  • The Society of Naval Arcitects and Marine Engineers (SNAME)
  • The Chamber of Turkish Naval Architects and Marine Engineers